MERCI 1: A phase 1 study of mechanical embolus removal in cerebral ischemia Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Brain Ischemia
  • Embolectomy

abstract

  • This phase 1 study shows that cerebral embolectomy with the Merci Retriever was safe and that successful recanalization could benefit a significant number of patients, even when performed in an extended 8-hour time window.

publication date

  • December 2004

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1161/01.STR.0000147718.12954.60

PubMed ID

  • 15514171

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 2848

end page

  • 54

volume

  • 35

number

  • 12